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First task for Afghan forces is to slow Taliban’s momentum -Pentagon chief
Middle East

First task for Afghan forces is to slow Taliban’s momentum -Pentagon chief

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska July 24 (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said on Saturday that the Afghan…
Terror attacks: Why is Ghana less affected than its neighbors?
World

Terror attacks: Why is Ghana less affected than its neighbors?

Ghana — although surrounded by terror-hit countries — appears at first glance to have been largely spared from terrorist attacks. According…
‘We need help’: Haiti’s interim leader requests US troops
World

‘We need help’: Haiti’s interim leader requests US troops

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti’s interim government said it asked the US to deploy troops to protect key infrastructure as…
Critic of Palestinian Authority dies after violent arrest
Middle East

Critic of Palestinian Authority dies after violent arrest

JERUSALEM (AP) — An outspoken critic of the Palestinian Authority who was a candidate in parliamentary elections called off earlier…
UN agency withdraws director from Gaza after threats
Middle East

UN agency withdraws director from Gaza after threats

JERUSALEM (AP) — The UN agency for Palestinian refugees says it has recalled its Gaza director after he faced threats…
Tensions rise in Baghdad after arrest of militia commander
Middle East

Tensions rise in Baghdad after arrest of militia commander

BAGHDAD (AP) — Tensions mounted in Iraq’s capital on Wednesday after the arrest of a militia commander on terrorism charges,…
Tesla cars barred from some China government compounds – sources
World

Tesla cars barred from some China government compounds – sources

Staff at some Chinese government offices have been told not to park their Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) cars inside government compounds due to…
Egypt and Turkey seek to overhaul tense ties with frank talks on Libya
Egypt

Egypt and Turkey seek to overhaul tense ties with frank talks on Libya

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt and Turkey on Thursday held talks on the conflict in Libya, where they back competing factions,…
President Sisi extends Egypt’s state of emergency by 3 more months
Egypt

President Sisi extends Egypt’s state of emergency by 3 more months

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has extended the country’s nationwide state of emergency by three months, starting Sunday. This decision…
GERD lower exits begin operation in preparation for July filling: Ethiopia
Egypt

GERD lower exits begin operation in preparation for July filling: Ethiopia

Ethiopian Minister of Irrigation Seleshi Bekele announced on Sunday that the lower exits of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)…
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